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France adopts pioneering tax on tech giants like Google, Amazon, Facebook & Uber after US threat

Global tax rules should be updated for the digital age, Internet Association's Jordan Haas.

12 Jul 2019 12:51 PM

Rafale-Su-30MKI deadly combo will make Pak, other enemies worried: IAF

IAF Vice Chief also said that he was looking forward to fly the Rafale aircraft of the French Air Force.

11 Jul 2019 9:11 PM

FIFA reveals harsher punishment for racist behaviour

The Disciplinary Code only applies to official FIFA competitions, including the qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup.

11 Jul 2019 8:49 PM

Grace Meng, wife of former Interpol Chief, sues agency

Days after she reported him missing, Interpol on October 7 said he had resigned as its president.

08 Jul 2019 4:49 PM

Mitchel Bakker signs four-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain

The Dutch defender came through the Ajax youth academy and is tied with the club until 30 June 2023.

08 Jul 2019 9:55 AM


Priest defrocked for abusing 85 boy scouts

His victims allege church authorities covered up for Preynat for years, allowing him to have continued contact with children.

05 Jul 2019 3:09 PM

France calls on Iran to 'immediately' reduce enriched uranium reserves

This camed a day after Tehran announced it had breached limits under a 2015 nuclear deal to retaliate against new US sanctions.

02 Jul 2019 3:55 PM

700 firefighters tackle wildfires as heatwave in Europe breaks records

More than 700 firefighters and 10 aircraft were mobilised to tackle the fires in the Gard.

29 Jun 2019 7:52 PM

Mbappe wants to play at both Euro 2020 and Olympics

The Paris Saint-Germain striker had already expressed his interest in the Olympic tournament.

26 Jun 2019 3:39 PM

Brazil skipper Dani Alves leaves PSG, destination unknown

The 36-year-old right back, who is captain of Brazil, had been with the French champions for two seasons.

23 Jun 2019 3:02 PM


3 dead, 1 injured in Paris building fire

The blaze was reported at around 5:00 am (0300 GMT) and it took nearly four hours for 200 firefighters to bring it under control.

22 Jun 2019 4:43 PM

Gay rights activists complain to EU over ban on blood donation in French

The move came three years after France lifted a 30-year ban on bisexuals donating blood, on condition they abstain sex for a year.

20 Jun 2019 4:27 PM

Platini released in 2022 World Cup probe, denies wrongdoing

The French football legend who led European football's governing body from 2007 to 2015 was held on Tuesday.

19 Jun 2019 12:08 PM

Djokovic tops ATP rankings; beats Nadal, Federer

The top of the rankings remains unchanged a week after Nadal claimed the Roland Garros title with victory over Dominic Thiem in the final.

17 Jun 2019 7:10 PM

Neymar future clouded as Pogba hands Man Utd tranfer headache

Neymar's two years at the Parc des Princes have been marred by injury and contoversy.

17 Jun 2019 6:39 PM


Airbus launches long-range A321 jet, close to 200 orders expected

Leasing company Air Lease Corp on Monday announced a deal for 100 Airbus planes, including 27 of the A321XLR jets.

17 Jun 2019 3:08 PM

Notre-Dame to hold first mass after fire

The Cathedral, whose construction began in 1160 and continued over a century, has been a World Heritage Site since 1991.

16 Jun 2019 6:21 PM

Rich donors pledged millions for Notre Dame, didn’t pay a cent

No money has been seen, according to Finot, as donors wait to see how the reconstruction plans progress and fight it out over contracts.

16 Jun 2019 1:38 PM

IndiGo chooses French-US engine maker CFM International for mega order: Report

The two sides are putting finishing touches to the deal in time for an announcement at next week's Paris Airshow, sources said.

13 Jun 2019 3:31 PM

ICC CWC'19: 'India will dominate this WC like Aussies did in 2003, 2007': Ashwin

The Tamil Nadu cricketer said India's spinning duo of Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav have been doing well.

12 Jun 2019 12:17 PM